Re: [GIT pull] x86 fixes for 2.6.26

From: Theodore Tso
Date: Fri May 16 2008 - 21:57:58 EST

On Fri, May 16, 2008 at 03:47:53PM -0700, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> Do nice topic branches, where each branch has a reason for existing. The
> "x86-fixes-for-linus" branch has x86 fixes.
> This happens almost every time somebody starts using git properly: at that
> point the rebasing no longer hides bad habits.

Why do you consider rebasing topic branches a bad thing? It does help
keep the history much cleaner, and it means that I can test to make
sure the topic branch works well with the latest head of the
development branch.

Is there a write up of what you consider the "proper" git workflow?

- Ted
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